Body of Germantown man who disappeared while swimming in Pewaukee Lake recovered


The body of a 22-year-old man who disappeared while swimming in Pewaukee Lake Saturday, July 18 was recovered Monday, July 20, officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resource said.

Police identified the man as Austin Timple. He was found around 8 a.m. Monday.

Police said on Saturday around 4 p.m., three friends were swimming near their boat when the 22-year-old man became distressed and never resurfaced.

“It’s very hard on them, given what…they were swimming with one individual and it happened that fast,” said Pewaukee Police Chief Timothy Heier.

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